38 days in Italy & Corsica Itinerary

38 days in Italy & Corsica Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Europe tour itinerary builder

Plan created by another user. Make it yours
Fly
1
Venice, Italy
— 4 nights
Drive
2
Verona, Italy
— 3 nights
Drive
3
Milan, Italy
— 5 nights
Fly
4
Calvi, France
— 3 nights
Drive
5
Piana, France
— 3 nights
Drive
6
Porto-Vecchio, France
— 4 nights
Fly
7
Florence, Italy
— 5 nights
Train
8
Rome, Italy
— 5 nights
Train
9
Naples, Italy
— 5 nights
Drive

S M T W T F S
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16

4
nights
Venice, Italy

City of Romance

Virtually unchanged for the last six centuries, Venice is actually a group of islands made famous by a series of canals, bridges, monuments, piazzas, and narrow pedestrian lanes.
Get out of town with these interesting Venice side-trips: Padua (Basilica of St. Anthony, Chiesa degli Eremitani, &more). There's still lots to do: explore the activities along Canal Grande, pause for some serene contemplation at San Giorgio Maggiore, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco, and snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Venice trip planner.

Bari to Venice is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in June, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can drive to Verona.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Parks

Side Trip

3
nights
Verona, Italy

City of Romeo and Juliet

The famous setting for Shakespeare's star-crossed lovers, Romeo and Juliet, Verona is one of northern Italy's main tourist destinations, largely owing to its incredibly rich artistic heritage.
Venture out of the city with trips to Villa Calicantus (in Calmasino) and Bee Boat Service (in Salo). The adventure continues: see the grandeur of opera at Arena di Verona, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore, examine the collection at Casa di Giulietta, and snap pictures at Ponte Scaligero (Ponte di Castelvecchio).

To see more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Verona trip planner.

Traveling by car from Venice to Verona takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can drive to Milan.

Things to do in Verona

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours · Transportation

Side Trips

5
nights
Milan, Italy

Fashion Capital of World

In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
Venture out of the city with trips to Boat2Go (in Oliveto Lario), Aero Club Monte Cornizzolo (in Suello) and Villa del Balbianello (in Tremezzina). There's much more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Milano, walk around La Punta Spartivento, admire the landmark architecture of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, and pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica San Lorenzo Maggiore.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our Milan sightseeing planning app.

You can drive from Verona to Milan in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In June, daytime highs in Milan are 33°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can travel to Calvi.

Things to do in Milan

Tours · Museums · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

3
nights
Calvi, France

Calvi is a commune in the Haute-Corse department of France on the island of Corsica.It is the seat of the Canton of Calvi, which contains Calvi and one other commune, Lumio. Venture out of the city with trips to Off-Road Tours (in Ile Rousse), Eglise de la Sainte-Trinite et de Saint Jean-Baptiste (in Aregno) and Le Jardin Botanique Frutier d'Avapessa (in Avapessa). There's lots more to do: scramble along the landscape with Balagne Montagne Aventure, take some stellar pictures from Village abandonné d'Occi, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and take in the dramatic natural features at Punta Spano.

To see reviews, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Calvi trip maker site.

You can fly from Milan to Calvi in 7.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. In June in Calvi, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) to allow time to drive to Piana.

Things to do in Calvi

Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites · Wildlife

Side Trips

3
nights
Piana, France

Change things up with a short trip to Quad Evasion in Renno (about 50 minutes away).

For where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Piana road trip planning site.

You can drive from Calvi to Piana in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Porto-Vecchio.

Things to do in Piana

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Scenic Drive

Side Trips

4
nights
Porto-Vecchio, France

Porto-Vecchio is a commune in the Corse-du-Sud department of France on the island of Corsica. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Porto-Vecchio: U Porcu RANGER (in Figari), Gorges of the Solenzara River (in Sari-Solenzara) and Bonifacio (Ancien Ermitage de la Trinite, Grottes de Bonifacio, &more). The adventure continues: get a dose of the wild on Croisiere Exclusive, skim along the rocks with Corsica Forest Canyoning, tour the pleasant surroundings at Plage Porto Novo, and enjoy the sand and surf at Plage de Palombaggia.

To find ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read Porto-Vecchio road trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Piana to Porto-Vecchio takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. June in Porto-Vecchio sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Florence.

Things to do in Porto-Vecchio

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Transportation

Side Trips

5
nights
Florence, Italy

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Change things up with these side-trips from Florence: Pisa (Leaning Tower of Pisa & Piazza dei Miracoli). There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, and examine the collection at Pitti Palace.

To see ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Florence trip builder tool.

Traveling by flight from Porto-Vecchio to Florence takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of ferry and car. In June, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Tours · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

5
nights
Rome, Italy

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Step out of Rome with an excursion to Villa d'Este in Tivoli--about 48 minutes away. There's lots more to do: contemplate the long history of Colosseum, delve into the distant past at Palatine Hill, make a trip to Spanish Steps, and admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain.

To find traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Rome road trip site.

Traveling by train from Florence to Rome takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In July, daytime highs in Rome are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can take a train to Naples.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

5
nights
Naples, Italy

Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Naples: Positano (Fornillo & Boat Tours & Water Sports), Salerno (Castello di Arechi & Libreria Antiquaria Vecchi Libri) and I Suoni degli Dei - Pelagos (in Praiano). Dedicate the 11th (Mon) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Villa Cimbrone Gardens, make a trip to Pompeii Archaeological Park, pause for some serene contemplation at Cappella Sant'Angelo all'Ospedale, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Ravello.

Before you visit Naples, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Getting from Rome to Naples by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. In July, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites · Tours · Wineries · Outdoors

Side Trips

Italy travel guide

4.6
Landmarks · Ruins · Sacred & Religious Sites
Italy is a land of high fashion, fine art, exquisite architecture, luxury sports cars, outstanding cuisine--and an insatiable taste for "la dolce vita." It's also home to the greatest number of World Heritage Sites in the world, making it an ideal place for your next holiday. The country boasts a varied landscape of mountain ranges, alpine lakes, and coastal towns, so it's no wonder travelers often refer to it as the bel paese (beautiful country). With so many places to visit, visitors often have a difficult time planning their itinerary. The smaller villages each feature a distinct character and a blend of architecture, art, and cuisine. In the country, you'll find countless archeological sites dating back to Roman times and beyond. The country's cities and seaside resorts are cosmopolitan powerhouses with museums, galleries, restaurants, shops, open-air markets, and pedestrian-friendly historic areas.

Corsica travel guide

4
Beaches · Landmarks · Historic Sites
The island paradise of Corsica in the Mediterranean Sea is a mosaic of diverse landscapes from comfortable sandy beaches and steep, narrow paved streets to inhospitable mountains rising up from the pasture. Ideal for a beach vacation, Corsica offers adventures on and off the sand, including scuba diving, sailing, and hiking. Enjoy a rugged mountain adventure by sightseeing along the famous Grande Randonnée (GR) 20 path. For an intense view of the island and the jagged coastline from the water, rent a boat to travel around the island or charter a cruise.